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#1 Old 4 Weeks Ago
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2015 SLK300 had for 2 months, new to MB, no regrets, shame no rear camera!!!
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Welcome to SLKWorld.com: The #1 Mercedes-Benz SLK Forum from Florida!


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mods you should do:
smarttop

https://www.slkworld.com/general-dis...ing-about.html

Lube those seals:
https://www.slkworld.com/general-dis...tml#post226839

Your brochure:
https://www.slkworld.com/general-dis...ml#post1511249


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Welcome from Wirral, England.

Some guides on how to use forum features https://www.slkworld.com/forum-opera...w-threads.html


We have a free to enter monthly competition.
Entry is normally open from the 1st to the 15th of every month. You simply post a reply with 3 photos.
After the 15th we usually open a poll for members to vote on their favourite.
Here's the main thread:
https://www.slkworld.com/rotm-submissions-voting/
New members are welcome to enter (and they win too!).


This could be you in 12 months: https://www.slkworld.com/rotm-winner...simplyslk.html

Really useful links (thanks to ixions cataloguing)
https://www.slkworld.com/general-dis...arts-slks.html
https://slk-links.neocities.org/ Includes diy videos.
Spare parts: https://slk-links.neocities.org/EPCLINKS.HTM

A brief guide to the forum and how to get the best from it:
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There's a link to R170/171/172's do it yourself threads under the pic below.

Some useful tips in this section for new and prospective owners.
Worth knowing are reset adaptive learning, check list, Spring is here and what is the SmartTop.
https://www.slkworld.com/general-discussion/
https://slk-links.neocities.org/BUYING.html

You can find your region by scrolling down the page on this link
https://www.slkworld.com/forumindex....scussion-forum

Cameras can be retrofitted.
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Smartop : Cubby Holder : Cree fronts : Both rear fogs : Clock Insert : Quicksilver exhaust



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Hi and welcome from Lakeland, Florida USA!

Congratulations!
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Welcome to SLKWorld.com from Northern
California



List of Useful SLK Links >https://slk-links.neocities.org/Links.html

PARTS Information on Mercedes SLK R170 R171 R172 >https://slk-links.neocities.org/

https://www.slkworld.com/vehicle-data...-datacard.html
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Welcome from the Sacramento Valley SLK Enthusiasts!
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If you live in Northern California you can join us for a drive. We meet monthly for drives, road trips lunches. Feel free to call me or email me and I can add you to our email list. I always post events under California here on SLKWORLD.
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Welcome from Portland, Oregon. Enjoy the forum and the top down driving.
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Welcome,

The 407 coupe is a great looking car. Is it good to live with? We had 504s, 205 and 505 in the family.
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Been very trustworthy (touch wood) never touched it mechanically in nearly 12 years, only thing is we have cracked 5 wheels on our crap pot holed roads.!!!
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Welcome from just West of London, England - My winter car is the older 406 Coupe..!!
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